Chambers shortlisted for Regional Set of the Year by The Legal 500 Awards 2018
We're delighted to be shortlisted for Regional Set of the Year by The Legal 500.Read Full Article
Sharon Robson expands her Clerking role
Senior Clerk, Sharon Robson, has expanded her role at Chambers to become Practice Director of the Employment teamRead Full Article
Employment Newsletter Autumn 2017
Published 09/11/2017Read Full Article
Chambers and Partners UK Bar Rankings 2018
Parklane Plowden Chambers are delighted with this year's Chambers & Partners UK Bar rankings. With 30 individual rankings and the only ranked Chambers on the North Eastern Circuit for Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence we are proud to be regarded as the Premium North Eastern set and "Outstanding and by far the best in the North of England".Read Full Article
Defining "work equipment" and "workplace"
Published 02/11/2017Read Full Article
Court of Appeal decides on first 'fundamental dishonesty' costs exception to QOCS in personal injury litigation
In the case of Howlett v (1) Penelope Davies (2) Ageas Insurance Limited  EWCA Civ 1696, Tom Vonberg appeared for the successful Second Respondent. This is the first Court of Appeal decision to consider the fundamental dishonesty costs exception to Qualified one-way costs shifting which applies to personal injury proceedings issued after 1 April 2013 where the Claimant has not entered into a pre-commencement funding agreement.Read Full Article
Steven Turner represents Insure the Box who use an ID parade to catch-out fraudulent claimants
Published 30/10/2017Read Full Article
Whiplash fraudsters fined more than £20k
Published 27/10/2017Read Full Article
Chambers involved in unique e-learning project
We're delighted to have collaborated with legal training providers, Kinch Robinson, to develop and launch a new EL/PL e-learning course.Read Full Article
Jo Delahunty QC ‐ Women Lawyers: Equals at the Bar?
Parklane Plowden's door tenant, Jo Delahunty QC delivered a lecture to an audience at Gresham College last week on 'Women Lawyers: Equals at the Bar?'. Her talk attracted widespread attention from both the legal and national press, as well as across social media.Read Full Article
Chambers is delighted to welcome 4 new tenants following successful completion of their pupillages.
Published 06/10/2017Read Full Article
Personal Injury Awards 2017
Chambers is delighted to be shortlisted for 'Chambers of the Year'Read Full Article
Barton v Wright Hassall LLP-Supreme Court to hear appeal against defective service ruling in law firm negligence case
The Supreme Court will hear an appeal in November by a litigant in person over the defective service of a negligence claim against a Midlands law firm, it has been confirmed.Read Full Article
Launch of the Business and Property Court - A door of opportunity.
Article by Elizabeth Darlington, published in the Leeds & Yorkshire Lawyer - Issue 147, September 7th 2017.Read Full Article
Our receptionists are one in a million!
In a recent article published on LinkedIn by Hayley Eustace, Editor of The Legal 500, our team of receptionists have been singled out for praise.Read Full Article
Simmons uplift in the Employment Tribunal.
Published 11/08/2017Read Full Article
Parklane Plowden Chambers 10th Anniversary BBQ
Published 09/08/2017Read Full Article
Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017 - Chambers is delighted to be shortlisted for 'Chambers of the Year'
Published 31/07/2017Read Full Article
Sharp v Sharp: A sharp departure from equality?
In Sharp v Sharp  EWCA Civ 408 Lord Justice McFarlane considered the application of the sharing principle to short marriages.Read Full Article
Proud to sponsor SFAC (Safe Families for All Children) Charity Dinner - 16th September 2017
We are delighted to be supporting SFAC (Safe Families for All Children) at their forthcoming 15th anniversary celebratory dinner being held at the Marriott Hotel, Leeds on Saturday 16th September.Read Full Article